• Short Summary

    Young Venzke in training for the Olympic Games - he is a "miler" - tips on technique are given.

  • Description

    United States of America. Introductory intertitle reads: "Uncle Sam is putting a lot of faith in his new discovery - Young Venzke, whom he reckons is the world's fastest miler. Here he is, training for the Olympic Games"

    M/S of Young Venzke in running gear. A man stands beside him - his trainer or coach - he wears a large overcoat and hat, it looks cold. Venzke starts to run. L/S of Venzke running around an athletics track. A narrator tells the audience what qualities a good runner needs to have. C/U of Venzke's legs as he runs.

    Story ends abruptly - may be incomplete.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1588.10
    Media URN:
    51128
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:19:00 / 01:24:18:00
    Canister:
    PSP 729

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